Healthy Homes

Bed Bug Information

While bed bugs are not known to transmit disease, get quality advice from experts in the EPA on how to identify, treat, and prevent bed bugs. The encouraging news is that there are ways to control bed bugs.

Environmental Health & Toxicology

Find out what you are really exposed to in your household cleaners, dietary supplements & pills. Uncover what toxic chemicals are lurking where you live, work, and play. Learn about environmental links to occupational diseases and their symptoms.

EPA: Radon

Exposure to radon is the second leading cause of lung cancer after smoking.

Haz-Map®

Do you work with chemicals? Are you concerned about adverse health effects from exposure? Haz-Map offers specific information about the possible effects of exposure to chemical and biological agents used in industry, on the job, and at home. 

Household Products Database

What's under your kitchen sink, in your garage, in your bathroom, and on the shelves in your laundry room? Learn more about what's in these products, about potential health effects, and about safety and handling.

TOXMAP:® Environmental Health e-Maps

Need to know whether a toxic Superfund site is near your home or ever existed? TOXMAP helps users create nationwide, regional, or local area maps showing where toxic chemicals are released on-site into the air, water, and ground. 

ToxTown

Environmental health concerns and toxix chemicals where you live, work, and place.   This is an interactive site.  Click on a location in the neighborhood, like the school, and find out more about the chemicals and health risks that could be in that location.  This website is offered through the

Subscribe to RSS - Healthy Homes